Application Deadline: February 8th, 2019
MEST offers a fully sponsored 12-month graduate-level entrepreneurial training in business, communications and software development, including extensive hands-on project work, culminating in a final pitch and the chance to receive seed funding.
The year-long training programme provides Entrepreneurs-in-Training (EITs) with MBA-level entrepreneurship training in business, software development and communications.
While diving deep into fundamental business and technology concepts, EITs complete 3 Capstones per year XCHARX they form teams, come up with an idea, build and validate a product, attain customers and pitch the idea in front of our board.
O ano culmina em um exame final na forma de um discurso do investidor, após o qual algumas empresas receberão financiamento inicial e entrarão na Incubadora MEST.
Requisitos do aplicativo:
- Uma profunda paixão por iniciar uma empresa de software
- Experiência empresarial empreendedora ou corporativa
- Um diploma de uma universidade superior ou faculdade técnica (ou experiência equivalente)
Final recruitment takes place in Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya, South Africa and Cote d’Ivoire.
Honestidade é a melhor política
All participants must provide personal information that is true and accurate.
Accepted candidates must be able to commit to spending a year in Accra, Ghana at the MEST training program starting August.
Programa totalmente financiado
O programa MEST é totalmente financiado, incluindo aulas gratuitas, hospedagem e alimentação, 3 refeições por dia e uma pequena quantia mensal.
Cronograma da aplicação:
1 Application PeriodApplications open in the 3rd Quarter of each year and close in March the following year
2 InvitationQualified applicants will receive an invitation for a telephone interview with a member of the MEST team.
3 ScreeningApplicants who pass the telephone screening will be invited to take an online aptitude test.
4. Interview Process
In-person group and individual interviews take place in South Africa in February; and in Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria and Cote d’Ivoire in May each year.
5 OffersOffers are sent out by the end of May each year.
6 Beginning of trainingTraining starts in August each year.
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